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How the Man Booker short-list contenders shape up

LONDON (Reuters) – The winner of the 2014 Man Booker Prize, considered one of the world’s most prestigious literary awards, will be announced on Tuesday in London. Here are capsule reviews by Reuters correspondents of the six short-listed contenders. Reuters: … Continue reading

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Study of slavery makes shortlist for Samuel Johnson book prize

LONDON (Reuters) – A book that traces the history of slavery over four centuries is among six books shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction, one of the world’s richest non-fiction awards. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Two American authors make shortlist for Man Booker prize

LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. writers captured only two of the six places on the Man Booker Prize 2014 shortlist announced on Tuesday, easing traditionalists’ fears that Americans would dominate the contest now it is open for the first time to … Continue reading

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Two American authors make shortlist for Man Booker prize

LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. writers captured only two of the six places on the Man Booker Prize 2014 shortlist announced on Tuesday, easing traditionalists’ fears that Americans would dominate the contest now it is open for the first time to … Continue reading

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UEFA Best Player in Europe 2013/14: Top 10 shortlist revealed!

UEFA Best Player in Europe 2013/14: Top 10 shortlist revealed! – originally posted on Soccerlens.com The shortlist for the UEFA Best Player in Europe 2013/14 award has been revealed, with the likes of Luis Suarez, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi … Continue reading

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Twitter Reacts: Howard and Ochoa omitted from World Cup Golden Gloves shortlist

Twitter Reacts: Howard and Ochoa omitted from World Cup Golden Gloves shortlist – originally posted on Soccerlens.com USA goalkeeper Tim Howard and Mexico shotstopper¬†Guillermo Ochoa have been left out of the three-man shortlist for the coveted Golden Gloves award for … Continue reading

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Arsenal transfer shortlist: Which striker would be the best for the Gunners?

Arsenal transfer shortlist: Which striker would be the best for the Gunners? – originally posted on Soccerlens.com According to reports, Arsenal have compiled a summer shortlist of potential striker signings, with Arsene Wenger ready to bring in a major name … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Microsoft narrows CEO shortlist; Mulally, Elop make the cut

Microsoft Corp has narrowed its list of external candidates to replace Chief Executive Steve Ballmer to about five people, including Ford Motor Co's current chief Alan Mulally and former Nokia CEO Stephen Elop, according to sources familiar with the matter. … Continue reading

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Third time lucky for Colm Toibin on Man Booker prize shortlist?

LONDON (Reuters) – Six tales from gold-rush New Zealand to Zimbabwe to the English countryside and elsewhere on the planet were shortlisted for the 2013 Man Booker prize, organizers said on Tuesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Exclusive: Microsoft urged to put Mulally, Lawrie on CEO shortlist

By Nadia Damouni (Reuters) – At least three of the top 20 investors in Microsoft Corp want a turnaround expert to succeed Steve Ballmer as chief executive and have urged the technology giant's board to consider Ford Motor Co CEO … Continue reading

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